Plant family: Lamiaceae - Mint
Plant type: Shrub
Plant origin: N/A, Horticultural Selection, Hybrid
Clay, Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam, Adaptable
Edible , Exceptional Fragrance, Good in Containers, Tolerant of Clay Soil
'Celestial Blue' has a unique flower pattern, with blue on red flowers that are loved by many hummingbird, insect, and butterfly species, including Swallowtails. The leaves are a gray green in color and provide a fragrant aroma. This shrub averages 3 to 5 feet in size and mounds as it grows. Flowers are abundant in spring and late fall. Introduced by Las Pilitas Nursery, this hybrid resulted from a cross of several species.
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